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Picture quote by Cornel West about addiction

Too many young folk have addiction to superficial things and not enough conviction for substantial things like justice, truth and love. ⏤ Cornel West

Picture quote by Emiliano Zapata about justice

If there is no justice for the people, there be no peace for the government. ⏤ Emiliano Zapata

Picture quote by Saint Augustine about charity

Charity is no substitute for justice withheld. ⏤ Saint Augustine

Picture quote about justice

Stand up for what is right even if you stand alone.

Picture quote by Elie Wiesel about protest

There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest. ⏤ Elie Wiesel

Picture quote by Pope Francis about dreams

Do not give up your dreams of a more just world. ⏤ Pope Francis

Picture quote by Julian Assange about injustice

Every time we witness an injustice and do not act, we train our character to be passive in its presence and thereby eventually lose all ability to defend ourselves and those we love. ⏤ Julian Assange

Picture quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. about wisdom

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. ⏤ Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Money will always trump justice.

Julian Casablancas, musician

I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.

Mark Twain, author

The right to be let alone is indeed the beginning of all freedom.

William O. Douglas, judge

A judge who cannot punish, in the end associates themselves with the criminal.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

If you see 10 troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that 9 will run into the ditch before they reach you.

Calvin Coolidge, president

Never pray for justice, because you might get some.

Margaret Atwood, novelist

Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.

Horace, poet

One had better die fighting against injustice than die like a dog or a rat in a trap.

Ida B. Wells, activist

He who spares the bad injures the good.

Publilius Syrus, writer

There is no such thing as justice in the abstract; it is merely a compact between men

Epicurus, philosopher

The court is most merciful when the accused is most rich.


All stories interest me, and some haunt me until I end up writing them. Certain themes keep coming up: justice, loyalty, violence, death, political and social issues, freedom.

Isabel Allende, writer

Trials teach us what we are; they dig up the soil, and let us see what we are made of.

Charles Spurgeon, preacher

Justice delayed is justice denied.

William Ewart Gladstone,

Justice consists of doing no one injury, decency in giving no one offense.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient.

Horace, poet

In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same.

Albert Einstein, physicist

Fiction is sort of a way to set the record straight, and let people at least believe that justice can be achieved and the right outcomes can occur.

David Baldacci, novelist

Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer; preserve my life from fear of the enemy. Psalms 64:1


If we do not maintain Justice, Justice will not maintain us.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?

Aeschylus, poet

Power at its best is love implementing the demands of justice. Justice at its best is love correcting everything that stands against love.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

A joke, even if it be a lame one, is nowhere so keenly relished or quickly applauded as in a murder trial.

Mark Twain, author

The first requisite of civilization is that of justice.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.

Martin Luther, monk

The foundation of justice is good faith.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

A fox should not be of the jury at a goose's trial.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

A man's vanity tells him what is honor, a man's conscience what is justice.

Walter Savage Landor, poet

The way out of trouble is never as simple as the way in.

Edward W. Howe,

Nothing is to be preferred before justice.

Socrates, philosopher

Nobody ever grew despondent looking for trouble.

Kin Hubbard, cartoonist

The only justice is to follow the sincere intuition of the soul, angry or gentle. Anger is just, and pity is just, but judgement is never just.

D. H. Lawrence, novelist

JUDGE, n: A law student who marks his own papers.

H. L. Mencken, writer

All of the troubles that some people have in life is that which they married into.

Edward W. Howe,

Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.

Edmund Burke, statesman

Freedom and justice cannot be parceled out in pieces to suit political convenience. I don't believe you can stand for freedom for one group of people and deny it to others.

Coretta Scott King, activist

Unfortunately, the American justice system is just riddled with lies and inconsistencies.

Tommy Chong, actor

Time is the justice that examines all offenders. As You Like It

William Shakespeare, dramatist

I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The jury, passing on the prisoner's life, may have in the sworn twelve a thief or two guiltier than him they try.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Justice is my being allowed to do whatever I like. Injustice is whatever prevents my doing so.

Samuel Butler, poet

Freedom. And Justice. If you have those two, it covers everything. You must stick to those principles and have the courage of your convictions.

Ian Smith, politician

Sir, I say that justice is truth in action.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.

James Baldwin, educator

Sentences are like sharp nails, which force truth upon our memories.

Denis Diderot, editor

There is nothing so consoling as to find one's neighbor's troubles are at least as great as one's own.

George Moore,

The war in Iraq will end, our troops will come home, Bush will be impeached and he will be brought to justice.

Cindy Sheehan, activist

Justice is like a train that is nearly always late.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko, poet

I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it. (Letter to Étienne Noël Damilaville, May 16, 1767)

Voltaire, writer

The finite is annihilated in the presence of the infinite, and becomes a pure nothing. So our spirit before God, so our justice before divine justice.

Blaise Pascal, mathematician

Deserves it! I daresay he does. Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement. For even the very wise cannot see all ends.

J. R. R. Tolkien, novelist

Injustice is relatively easy to bear what stings is justice.

H. L. Mencken, writer

All trials are trials for one's life, just as all sentences are sentences of death.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

To be right with God has often meant to be in trouble with men.

A. W. Tozer,

What I perceive, is above all justice, where everyone has the same law.

Imran Khan, athlete

Afflictions are but the shadows of God's wings.

George Macdonald, novelist

'Irritable Judges suffer from a bad case of premature adjudication.'

John Mortimer, novelist

There's nothing written in the Bible, Old or New testament, that says, If you believe in Me, you ain't going to have no troubles.

Ray Charles, musician

When one has been threatened with a great injustice, one accepts a smaller as a favour.

Emma Goldman, activist

Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.

Daniel Defoe, journalist

Justice is the end of government. It is the end of civil society. It ever has been, and ever will be pursued, until it be obtained, or until liberty be lost in the pursuit.

James Madison, president

All are presumed good till they are found at fault.

George Herbert, poet

Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

The essence of justice is mercy.

Edwin Hubbell Chapin,

There is no such thing as justice--in or out of court.

Clarence Darrow, lawyer

The stupidity of one brain multiplied by twelve.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us would never start out at all.

Dan Rather, journalist

The place of justice is a hallowed place.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

There will be no justice as long as man will stand with a knife or with a gun and destroy those who are weaker than he is.

Isaac Bashevis Singer, novelist

Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth. It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and civilized nations together.

Daniel Webster, politician

The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

I conclude that it is a fundamental mistake to think that salvation, justice, or virtue come through merely human institutions.

Jeane Kirkpatrick, diplomat

The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.

Abraham Lincoln, president

If we are to keep democracy, there must be a commandment: Thou shalt not ration justice.

Learned Hand, judge

Justice is the infrastructure of proprietorship.

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, president

The anvil of justice is planted firm, and fate who makes the sword does the forging in advance.

Aeschylus, poet

Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.

Plato, philosopher

The challenge of social justice is to evoke a sense of community that we need to make our nation a better place, just as we make it a safer place.

Marian Wright Edelman, activist

The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction.

Charles Spurgeon, preacher

Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.

Groucho Marx, comedian

The history of the world is the world's court of justice.

Friedrich Schiller, dramatist

Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.

Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady

May be is very well, but Must is the master. It is my duty to show justice without recompense.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

A hurtful act is the transference to others of the degradation which we bear in ourselves.

Simone Weil, philosopher

Come, agree, the law's costly.

Jonathan Swift, writer

They do injury to the good who spares the bad.

Publilius Syrus, writer

A jury is composed of twelve men of average ignorance.

Herbert Spencer, philosopher

The sad duty of politics is to establish justice in a sinful world.

Reinhold Niebuhr, theologian

The injustice done to an individual is sometimes of service to the public.


Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.

Plato, philosopher

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Troubles impending always seem worse than troubles surmounted, but this does not prove that they really are.

Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., historian

Fiat justitia et pereat mundus.Let justice be done, though the world perish.

Ferdinand I, royalty

Justice should remove the bandage from her eyes long enough to distinguish between the vicious and the unfortunate.

Robert G. Ingersoll, lawyer

Justice is truth in action.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

Appeal. In law, to put the dice into the box for another throw.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.

Aristotle, philosopher

For thou, O God, hast proved us; thou has tried us, as silver is tried. Psalms 66:10


If you tremble with indignation at every injustice then you are a comrade of mine.

Ernesto Guevara,

Litigant. A person about to give up his skin for the hope of retaining his bones.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

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